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Oh The Humanity

Since Piraeus Bank absolved the debts of its poorest customers the bank has  been excoriated.

My guess is they did this in preparation of failing. It is inevitable that with the other Greek banks they will soon fail. 138 more words

EU

8 Charts That Prove The US Is Already In A Recession

The evidence is mounting…

While broadly-speaking, both ‘hard’ and ‘soft’ macro data has disappointed, as we noted previously, the scale of those ‘missed expectations’ is stunning – worst since Lehman…

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Politics

Strategy Session: Old school marketing in Twitterworld

For the April 2015 Strategy Session (Alberta Venture), I sat down with Eman Safadi and Evie Eshpeter, co-founders and partners-in-crime at Poste Strategies, and a plate full of macarons from… 1,667 more words

Alberta Venture

Hardball: President takes credit for 'yanking' economy out of recession; Claims there's less violence now

That thrill up the leg you felt Tuesday evening was MSNBC’s Chris Matthews interviewing President Obama, who sat both for a solo interview on “Hardball” and as part of a panel discussing such topics as the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement. 438 more words

Media

Does Wonga's £37m loss signal the end for pay day lenders?

I had never really found a way to use the phrase ‘what goes around, comes around’ effectively until I read the recent news that Wonga.com, the UK’s biggest payday lender, have posted a… 684 more words

UK